Newark Man Charged with Indecent Exposure

The New Castle County Police have charged Michael Lenihan, 25 from the unit block of Heather Road in Newark with multiple counts of indecent exposure in the first degree.

(Newark, Del.-19702)  On Wednesday, 12/28 at approximately 4:30 p.m., New Castle County Police responded to a home in the unit block of Heather Road (Heather Woods) for the report of an indecent exposure incident.  Officers then learned the two victims, ages 10 and 11, were walking to a home in the unit block of Heather Road when they observed Michael sitting in a car outside of his residence.  As the girls continued to walk, Michael made eye contact with the girls and lifted his body from the seat to expose his genitals.

Michael Lenihan was taken into custody today without incident and charged with two counts of indecent exposure in the first degree.  He was later arraigned and released on $2,000 unsecured bail and issued a no contact order.

If there are any additional victims, they are asked to contact Detective D. Graham by dialing (302) 395-8110 or via e-mail DGraham@nccde.org.

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